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dumbfounding

adjective
variants: also dumfounding

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dumbfounding

verb
variants: also dumfounding
present participle of dumbfound

Synonyms of dumbfounding (Entry 2 of 2)

to make a strong impression on (someone) with something unexpected
  • the surprise ending will dumbfound even the most seasoned mystery reader

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“Dumbfounding.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dumbfounding. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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